Design inspirations: warm tones for a cold winter

Not everyone dislikes winter, even in the cold, monochromatic North. But let’s be honest, the lack of variation outdoors (along with the low temps) can take their toll on your psyche. Warm tones and textures inside can break the monotony of another white day outside. You can add color through upholstery or wood, decorative glass,…

Design inspirations: substance and style

A good space has all the things you need to function day to day. But a GREAT space is layered, maybe complex and definitely packing a surprise or two. Come visit MidModMen+friends for both substance and style: the furniture you need with the extras that make your space a statement. Here are a few of…

MidModMen designs a space with help from +friends

Nothing makes styling the store easier and more satisfying than having amazing pieces with which to work. The room in the first image is the perfect realization of what we call a “classic modern mix.” It combines mid-century vintage with modern finds but is anchored by the talented creations of two store contributors, Hamlin Fine…

Restored Jens Risom floating top desk

I have so many handsome and finely crafted pieces of furniture coming through my life every day. I’m lucky and also grateful that I’ve not gotten jaded or take this for granted. If I was jaded, then I’d miss out on the excitement of having this exceptional Jens Risom floating top desk in our store….

365 Things To Do Twin Cities features MidModMen+friends

MidModMen+friends is the latest featured business on the 365 Things To Do in the Twin Cities web site, blog and social media streams. 365 Things To Do has pledged to feature a local Twin Cities business or organization each day in 2013 to boost local activity and serve its readers. MidModMen+friends is featured January 30,…

Grand opening October 12-14 for MidModMen+friends store

MidModMen is bringing its unique mix of vintage and modern home furnishings and accessories to a bricks-and-mortar location. MidModMed+friends opens October 12 at 2401 University Avenue West in St. Paul. The 1,200-square-foot gallery features furniture and decor inspired by a mid-century and modern design aesthetic that is also practical and affordable. Furniture offerings range from…